Carpenter Apprentice
Kwanlin Dün First Nation

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Posted: 04-09-2018

Closes: Friday, April 25, 2018 at 4:30pm.




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Kwanlin Dün First Nation
35 McIntyre Drive
Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 5A5
Phone: (867) 633-7800
Fax: (867) 668-5057


Position: Carpenter Apprentice
Department: Community Services
Start Date: ASAP

Kwanlin Dün First Nation is seeking expressions of interest from individuals who wish to be considered to apprentice as a Carpenter.

In order to be considered for this opportunity one must:
· Be a member of Kwanlin Dün First Nation (must declare) and eligible for post-secondary funding with Kwanlin Dün;
· Have completion of grade 10 or equivalent;
· Be eligible for apprenticeship per Yukon Government guidelines, and
· Have a genuine interest and be committed to becoming a carpenter.

Note: Experience in home and building maintenance is an asset.

Job Requirements & conditions of employment:
· Commitment to all levels of apprenticeship;
· To be eligible to, and will register with Yukon College (or another accredited post-secondary institution) in the Carpentry program;
· Attend mandatory coursework at Yukon College (or other);
· Work cooperatively with the Apprentice and Trades staff of Advanced Education Branch at Yukon Government;
· Work under the direction and guidance of the Journeyperson Carpenter (s) on staff;
· Mandatory compliance with KDFN safety policies and procedures;
· Lifting of up to 50 lbs;
· Valid Class 5 Driver's license is required; and
· Must be willing to undergo and have an acceptable criminal records check if requested.

Remember, declare KDFN citizenship on your resume.

A cover letter should be provided additional to the resume stating why you are interested in the position. Please list, or provide copies of, all certificates with your resume.

Salary: Pay is at the applicable apprentice training rate; depending on experience and education.

Closing Date: Wednesday April 25, 2018 at 4:30pm.

If you are interested in putting your name forward as a candidate for the opportunity, please submit your resume to, or by fax to (867) 633-8414 or drop it off at 35 McIntyre Drive attention: Human Resources.

Please see or contact Human Resources at 633-7800 for more information about this opportunity. There is currently no training plan; one may be tailored to meet the individual's needs.

We thank all those who apply however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.










Positions open: 1
Hours per Week: Full-Time
Wage: Pay is at the applicable apprentice training rate; depending on experience and education.

Full Time Permanent

Application Process

Applicants must include:
  • Resume
  • Cover letter

Apply to: Human Resources
Fax: +1 (867) 633-8414
In Person:
KDFN Administration Building (35 McIntyre Drive)